Peel Police dealing with a "suspicious" death in Brampton


Peel Regional Police police are dealing with what they are calling a "suspicious" death in Brampton.

A deceased person was found outside near a green space, in the area of Nexus Avenue and Fogal Road, North of Queen Street near the Gore Road.

Peel Regional Police Const. Heather Cannon told our media partner CP24 that a phone tip led to the discovery by police.

" Shortly before 6 p.m.(Monday night) we received a call for someone that had located what they believed to be a deceased person in the green space by Nexus Avenue."

Const. Cannon also confirmed that after a brief investigation by Peel Police, the call was made to Homicide Detectives.

"We have had our Homicide and Missing Persons Bureau, who has taken carriage of the investigation."

Police have not released any details about the age and gender of the victim, but are asking anyone who may have any information or dash cam footage of the crime scene area, to call them or
anonymously at Crime Stoppers.